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by Fancy
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humanity and its society
Topics: thinking, friends
Ourmedia
by Fancy
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humanity and society
Topic: friends
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by Christopher Morley
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LibriVox recording of Modern Essays by Christopher Morley. Read in English by David Wales Thirty three essays by more or less well-known authors of Britain, the United States, and Canada, each fronted by an introductory paragraph. Early twentieth or late nineteenth centuries. “I think I can offer you, in this parliament of philomaths [lover of learning], entertainment of the most genuine sort;…as brilliant and sincere work is being done to-day in the essay as in any period of our...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, United States, Canada, essays, Britain, early 20th century
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by Thomas de Quincey
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LibriVox recording of Miscellaneous Essays, by Thomas de Quincey. The Hunter Thompson of the 19th Century, de Quincey is best known for his Confessions of an English Opium Eater (an activity shared with his hero, Samuel Coleridge, much to Wordsworth’s dismay). However, de Quincey’s literary genius is best captured in his essays, and, according to Wikipedia: His immediate influence extended to Edgar Allan Poe, Fitz Hugh Ludlow and Charles Baudelaire, but even major 20th century writers such...
Topics: librivox, literature, audiobook, de quincey, essays
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by G. K. Chesterton
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LibriVox recording of miscellaneous essays by G. K. Chesterton, read for LibriVox by students of G. K. Cleveland These nine files are miscellaneous short essays or stories from G.K. Chesterton. They were chosen for not only their brevity but also for being shining exemplars of Chesterton's wit and whimsy. A fun but powerful introduction into the mind of the man that is G.K. Chesterton. (Written by G. K. Cleveland) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS...
Topics: LibriVox,, audio books, G. K, Chesterton, Chesterton, humor
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
Cratediggers
by Wendell Charles NeSmith
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Open Source University Essays: nesmith.net
Topic: love
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by Mark Twain
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Book from Project Gutenberg: Essays on Paul Bourget
Topics: PS, French literature -- History and criticism
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/9030
Cratediggers
by D.J. Brewer, editor, Audio-book by john clark
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Worlds Best Essays Audio books. From the EARLIEST PERIOD TO THE PRESENT TIME David J. Brewer, 1900
Topics: Philosophy, history, essays
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by Voltairine de Cleyre
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LibriVox recording of Selcted Essays, by Voltairine de Cleyre. Voltairine de Cleyre (1866–1912) was, according to Emma Goldman, "the most gifted and brilliant anarchist woman America ever produced." Today she is not widely known as a consequence of her short life. De Cleyre was especially influenced by Thomas Paine, Mary Wollstonecraft and Clarence Darrow. After the hanging of the Haymarket protesters in 1887, she became an anarchist. "Till then I believed in the essential...
Topics: anarchism, socialism, politics, essays, librivox, audiobook
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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Trust Essays offers any type of fully original writing at any academic or professional level.It is a trusted and comprehensive writing source on the web. www.trustessaywriter.com
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by Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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LibriVox recording of Essays, book 3 by Michel Eyquem de Montaigne. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne is one of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularising the essay as a literary genre. He is also known as the father of Modern Skepticism. His pieces became famous for his apparent effortless ability to merge serious intellectual speculation with casual anecdotes and autobiography. His main work, Essais (translated literally as "Attempts" but traditionally...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, philosophy, non-fiction, short works
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by John Stuart Mill
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LibriVox recording of Three Essays on Religion, by John Stuart Mill. The Three Essays on Religion were written at different times during Mill's life, and only published after his death. The first two, 'Nature' and 'The Utility of Religion' date from the 1850s - the period between the publication of 'The Principles of Political Economy' and 'On Liberty'. The third longer essay, 'Theism' was written between 1868 and 1870. The three essays were published posthumously in 1874. (Summary by Justin...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, advice, essay/short nonfiction, religion
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by William Lyon Phelps
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LibriVox recording of Essays on Modern Novelists by William Lyon Phelps. Read in English by LibriVox volunteers. A collection of essays on 19th century novelists, both famous ones and those largely forgotten now. Among the writers presented most wrote in English, but three foreign authors are also discussed. Phelps taught a course on novels at a university and he added to those biographical essays some of his ideas about the importance of novels in the process of teaching about literature....
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nonfiction, authors, writers, novelists
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by Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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LibriVox recording of Essays, Book 2, by Michel Eyquem de Montaigne. Read by LibriVox volunteers. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne is one of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularising the essay as a literary genre. He is also known as the father of Modern Skepticism. His pieces became famous for his apparent effortless ability to merge serious intellectual speculation with casual anecdotes and autobiography. His main work, Essais (translated literally as...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, non-fiction, essays, renaissance, montaigne, charles cotton
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Jack London
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LibriVox recording of Revolution, and other Essays by Jack London. Read in English by Michele Fry; Ignare; Jeremy Robertson; KHand; Steve C; Lucretia B.; Phil Schempf; Greg Giordano; DJRickyV; Sean Grabosky A collection of 13 essays written between 1900 and 1908, published in 1910. The lead essay, "Revolution", outlines how and why London renounced capitalism as a failed social system and declared himself an active participant in the "socialist revolution", the last essay is...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, short stories, socialism, jack london, political essays
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by Audio Anarchy
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A collection of essays by the famous Anarchocommunist Emma Goldman. Narrated by members of the group Audio Anarchy. "In the eighteen-nineties and for years thereafter, America reverberated with the name of the 'notorious Anarchist,' feminist, revolutionist and agitator, Emma Goldman. A Russian Jewish immigrant at the age of 17, she moved by her own efforts from seamstress in a clothing factory to internationally known radical lecturer, writer, editor and friend of the oppressed. ...a...
Topics: Audio Anarchy, Anarchism, Emma Goldman, Goldman, Essays, Audio essays, anarchocommunism, Anarchist...
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by Mark Twain
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LibriVox recording of Essays on Paul Bourget, by Mark Twain. Read by John Greenman. Collection of short essays concerning French novelist and critic Paul Bourget. Included: "What Paul Bourget Thinks of Us" and "A Little Note to M. Paul Bourget". (Summary by John Greenman) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free...
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Topics: Humor, essay, Samuel Clemens, Paul Bourget, Librivox, audiobook
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by Emma Goldman
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Librivox recording of Anarchism and Other Essays by Emma Goldman. Read by Lee Elliott and Peter Yearsley. Emma Goldman (1869-1940) was an anarchist known for her political activism, writing and speeches. She played a pivotal role in the development of anarchist political philosophy in North America and Europe in the first half of the twentieth century. Born in Russia, Goldman emigrated to the US in 1885 and lived in New York City, where she became a writer and a renowned lecturer on anarchist...
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Topics: audiobooks, librivox, nonfiction, essays, anarchism, women's suffrage, marriage, prisons,...
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by Francis Bacon
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Book from Project Gutenberg: The Essays of Francis Bacon
Topics: PR, English essays -- Early modern, 1500-1700
Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/22978
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Buy Essays Cheap have managed to maintain the reputation of a helpful and friendly service throughout many years of the existence of this company. They  are ready to take responsibility for every paper they deliver because they know how hard is the process of creating it. https://www.buyessayscheap.com/research-papers.html
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by Alice Meynell
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LibriVox recording of Ceres’ Runaway & Other Essays by Alice Meynell. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers Alice Meynell was an English essayist, critic, and poet who was also a leading suffragist, serving as vice-president of the Women Writers' Suffrage League, She and her husband Wilfrid Meynell were active in publishing and editing literary works including helping to launch the first works of Francis Thompson, author of "Hound of Heaven." The Meynell's later converted to...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, essays, children, Italy
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by William James
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LibriVox recording of Essays in Radical Empiricism, by William James. William James (1842 – 1910) was a pioneering American psychologist and philosopher. He wrote influential books on the young science of psychology, educational psychology, psychology of religious experience and mysticism, and the philosophies of pragmatism and Radical Empiricism. Essays in Radical Empiricism is a collection edited and published posthumously by his colleague and biographer Ralph Barton Perry in 1912. It was...
Topics: philosophy, psychology, audiobook, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Michel Eyquem de Montaigne
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LibriVox recording of Essays, Book 1, by Michel Eyquem de Montaigne. Michel Eyquem de Montaigne is one of the most influential writers of the French Renaissance, known for popularising the essay as a literary genre and is popularly thought of as the father of Modern Skepticism. He became famous for his effortless ability to merge serious intellectual speculation with casual anecdotes and autobiography—and his massive volume Essais (translated literally as "Attempts") contains, to...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, non-fiction, essays, renaissance, montaigne, charles cotton
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by Various Authors
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LibriVox recording of Arts and Crafts Essays by Various Authors. Read LibriVox Volunteers A series of essays by Members of the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society with a preface by William Morris who writes "It is this conscious cultivation of art and the attempt to interest the public in it which the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society has set itself to help, by calling special attention to that really most important side of art, the decoration of utilities by furnishing them with genuine...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, art, crafts, handcrafts
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by Stephen Leacock
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LibriVox recording of Essays and Literary Studies, by Stephen Leacock. Read by TriciaG. A collection of wry looks at literature, education, and other social phenomena by Canadian humourist and economics professor, Stephen Leacock. (Summary by TriciaG) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader,...
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Topics: LibriVox, audiobook, essays, Charles Dickens, O. Henry, King Charles II, literature, education,...
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by Donald Miller
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Schopenhauer wrote a lot of essays that were published under various titles or lumped in with other writings. I decided to just place them under the simple and precise title of "Essays." 
Topics: Arthur Schopenhauer, Schopenhauer, essays, pessimism, philosophy, psychology
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by Charles Ives
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LibriVox recording of Essays before a Sonata by Charles Ives. Read in English by Edmund Bloxam Some philosophical studies in relation to the ideas of Emerson, Thoreau, Hawthorne. Although the sonata is not explicitly referenced in this text, the ideas of these philosophers were attempted to be integrated into Ives' famous 'Piano Sonata No. 2 Concord, Mass.' - Summary by Reader For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, philosophy, America, transcendentalism
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by Audio Anarchy
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A series of Audio essays by the group Audio Anarchy. "Why do we work? From necessity or love? If the former, then our world is failing us, we are being exploited, being made slaves for the benefit of others. The ethic that work is a 'good thing' is a throwback to a Victorian mentality of puritanical pain and denial of our humanity, an ethic that is so far removed from the reality of our human nature as to be pathological." A collection of essays written from the anti-work perspective....
Topics: Audio Anarchy, Anarchism, anti-work, anarchist, anarchy, work
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by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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LibriVox recording of Essays, Second Series, by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Read by Bob Neufeld. Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803 – 1882) was an American essayist, philosopher, and poet, best remembered for leading the Transcendentalist movement of the mid 19th century. His teachings directly influenced the growing New Thought movement of the mid 1800s. (Summary from Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
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by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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LibriVox recording of Essays, First Series, by Ralph Waldo Emerson, in the public domain. The LibriVox catalog page for this work lists the LibriVox readers. "We live in succession, in division, in parts, in particles. Meantime within man is the soul of the whole; the wise silence; the universal beauty, to which every part and particle is equally related, the eternal ONE. And this deep power in which we exist and whose beatitude is all accessible to us, is not only self-sufficing and...
Topics: librivox, literature, essay, transcendentalism
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Emma Goldman
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LibriVox recording of Anarchism and Other Essays (Version 2) by Emma Goldman. Read in English by Expatriate Emma Goldman, the most famous anarchist in American history, shows the whole range of her iconoclastic thought in this collection of essays. Drawing from a wealth of illustrative material, including the examples of fellow anarchists and radicals of her own acquaintance, modern martyrs, dissident playwrights, poets, and authors, etc., she delineates the main themes of her philosophy with...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, anarchism, social commentary, radicalism
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by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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LibriVox recording of Essays, First Series, by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Read by Bob Neufeld. Essays, First Series is a series of 12 essays written by Ralph Waldo Emerson concerning transcendentalism, including Self-Reliance. It was published in 1841. (Summary by Wikipedia) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a...
Topics: librivox, audiobook, essay, nonfiction, philosophy
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Frederic Bastiat
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LibriVox recording of Essays on Political Economy , by Frederic Bastiat. Read by Katie Riley. Bastiat asserted that the only purpose of government is to defend the right of an individual to life, liberty, and property. From this definition, Bastiat concluded that the law cannot defend life, liberty and property if it promotes socialist policies inherently opposed to these very things. In this way, he says, the law is perverted and turned against the thing it is supposed to defend. (Introduction...
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Topics: librivox, economics, audiobook, bastiat, political economy
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by Giacomo Leopardi
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LibriVox recording of Essays and Dialogues by Giacomo Leopardi. (Translated by Charles Edwardes.) Read in English by Mary J; Jia Jia Yong; chocmuse; Beth Thomas; Carolin Ksr; Peter Tucker; Zeeshan Reshamwala; ToddHW; Linda Dodge; Rapunzelina; Eric Metzler; Julia Niedermaier; Jack Daniel. "We would no more choose to feed the minds of our countrymen and women with the despairing utterances of the pessimist poet, than we would their bodies with hasheesh. Such melancholy as his clothed in such...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, fiction, dialog, humour, humor
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by Various
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LibriVox recording of Magna Carta Commemoration Essays by various authors. Read in English by Ruth Golding; MaryAnn; Carol Box; Patrick Martin; Maria Kasper. On 15th June 1215 the Magna Carta was sealed under oath by King John at Runnymede, on the bank of the River Thames near Windsor, England. 2015 is the 800th anniversary of this charter, which led eventually to the rule of constitutional law in England and beyond. This book of essays on various aspects of the Charter was written by...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, usage, common law, Knights, Law, monarchy, king john, custom, magna carta,...
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by Samuel Johnson; Stuart Johnson Reid
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LibriVox recording of Selected Essays of Samuel Johnson by Samuel Johnson; Stuart Johnson Reid. Read in English by Barbara Baker; Bill Boerst; Pamela Nagami; Denise Nordell; Jesse Zuba; Roohi; Michele Fry; J. McDougall; Anders V Lankford; Philippa This is a volume of selected essays by "the great master of reason" Samuel Johnson. The most famous exerpts from The Rambler, The Adventurer and The Idler are included, covering a vast range of topics. - Summary by Carolin For further...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, samuel, London, essays, johnson, rambler, idler, adventurer
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LibriVox recording of Oxford Book of American Essays. Read by James E. Carson. Collection of 32 essays by American authors ranging from Benjamin Frannklin to Emerson to Whitman to Henry James to Theodore Roosevelt. On subjects from the gout to insects with a 24 hour life span to old bachelors to leaves of grass to the odes of Horace. It seems to be an attempt to show off the Americans as writers. (Summary by JCarson) For further information, including links to online text, reader information,...
Topics: LibriVox, audio book, non-fiction, essay
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
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by Francis Bacon
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Voltaire was an atheist. Diderot was Enlightened. But trite titles seldom encompass completely the beliefs of any individual. And this one fact is certainly true when dealing with Sir Francis Bacon.The youngest son of Sir Nicholas Bacon, Francis was born in Strand, London, on Jan. 22, 1561. He went to Trinity College at Cambridge. He was elected to Parliament; he was Queen's Counsel; he even became Attorney General before finally gaining the position of Lord Chancellor.But as do the careers of...
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Topics: essay, francis bacon, philosophy
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by Hamilton Wright Mabie
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LibriVox recording of Essays on Work and Culture by Hamilton Wright Mabie. Read in English by Librivox Volunteers. The author investigates the world of work against a backdrop of culture. Each of the 25 essays focuses on one aspect of the topic. For example, the first essay, "Tool or Man?" looks at two views of man. One is that of strength as the provider of security. The other is that of aesthete, as an enthusiast of the arts or academics or religion. In our culture, provider of...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, culture
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by Lev Shestov
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LibriVox recording of Anton Tchekhov: and other essays by Lev Shestov. (Translated by Samuel S. Koteliansky; John Middleton Murry.) Read in English by Wervyn; Nigel Franklin; C.P. Lepage; Craig Campbell; zgorelick This book was called Nachala i Kontzy when first published in 1908 in Russian and has been titled Anton Tchekhov and other essays as well as Penultimate Words in English when published in 1916. Lev Shestov, like Soren Kierkegaard before him, liked to ask questions. He asks if its...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
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Ven. Thanissaro essays and talks on samadhi
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by Robert Louis Stevenson
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LibriVox recording of Essays of Robert Louis Stevenson, by Robert Louis Stevenson. Read by Martin Geeson “Extreme busyness…is a symptom of deficient vitality; and a faculty for idleness implies a catholic appetite and a strong sense of personal identity.” What comforting words for the idle among us! Like many of the best essayists, Stevenson is very much the genial fireside companion: opinionated, but never malicious; a marvellous practitioner of the inclusive monologue. In this...
Topics: essays, stevenson, audiobooks, librivox
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by Prescott Arts Beat
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Prescott, AZ Poet Dan Seaman (who you might remember from his running open mic at Peregrine Book Company or the Two Lane Blues radio show for years on KJZA or the Slab City Slam at Arcosanti or years spinning fire with first Pyroklectic and now PrimalFire) comes back on the show with a series of essays he wrote about the Yarnell Hill Fire and the Yarnell 19.  Its now been a year since the Yarnell Hill Fire. In observance of that disaster,  and the loss of these "Hot Shot" wildland...
Topics: Prescott, AZ, Arts, Beat, writing, poet, disaster, fire, wildland, hotshot, firefighter, memorial
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by Charles Lamb
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LibriVox recording of The Last Essays of Elia by Charles Lamb. Read in English by Tony Addison Discursive ramblings of a generous mind, no-one would know from Lamb's conversational button-holing of you and telling you whatever is on his mind that his sister had killed their mother and he had spent his life looking after her; had collaborated with her, in fact, on their Tales From Shakespeare. This world was made by God, he once remarked, but He has left it for humanity to bustle about in. These...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, conversational, humourous, touching, personal
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by John Galsworthy
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LibriVox recording of The Complete Essays of John Galsworthy by John Galsworthy. Read in English by Pamela Nagami; Phil Schempf; Sonia; BettyB; Anna Simon; Kathleen Moore; Jim Lane; Crln Yldz Ksr; Michele Fry; Brian Moakley; jftocanada; KHand; Jack Watson Warr; VfkaBT; Jesse Zuba; ToddHW This is a collection of essays by John Galsworthy. A multitude of subjects is covered, but the essays are connected by an artistic spirit, and they are written much more like short stories than in the classical...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, art, christian, censorship, evolution, tranquility, fear, sheep, procession
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by Brander Matthews
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LibriVox recording of The Tocsin of Revolt, and other Essays by Brander Matthews. Read in English by Scotty Smith; Gary Grenholm; Allan R. Tate; KHand; Lisa S. Ware; Karla Patin; Beth Thomas; Sonia This is a volume of essays by American author Brander Matthews. Matthews is today mostly remembered for his short pieces of speculative fiction, but his essays are also of enduring interest. This volume contains 15 essays on different topics, ranging from contemporary history (1922) over literature...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, history, America, non-fiction, USA, essays, revolution, short works,...
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by Willa Sibert Cather
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LibriVox recording of A Collection Of Stories, Reviews And Essays by Willa Sibert Cather. Read in English by David Wales Stories and essays by Willa Cather - Summary by david wales For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org . M4B Audiobook 01-13 (147MB) M4B Audiobook 14-29...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, essay, short story, United States, biography, twentieth century
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by Arnold Bennett
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LibriVox recording of Self and Self-management: Essays about Existing , by Arnold Bennett (1867 - 1931). Read by Ruth Golding. Bennett's essays always provide food for thought and bring a wry smile to the lips. Human nature, it appears, changes little over the ages, and Bennett's writing stands the test of time, though in the case of some of the essays in this eclectic collection, it is well to remember that they were written at the time of the First World War and the fight for women's...
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Topics: librivox, audiobook, life, war, living, philosophy, voluntary work, diary, fashion, women, habits
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The Jamendo Albums Collection
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mammute - Up shit creek with short essays Jamendo Album #074595 Tracklisting: 01 - Hiver 02 - Is it right 03 - Enclose 04 - Mushroom 05 - Seem 06 - Wake up, go home - pic nic mix 07 - Porn corn 08 - Store d'oeuvres Please read the Readme.txt and License.txt files for important origin and licensing information.
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by Anne Hart
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I'm your writing coach and tutor. Here's how to write professional, marketable/salable essays and manifestoes. For further information, see some of the 86+ paperback books I've written that are listed at my Web site at: http://annehart.tripod.com or http://eptd.blogspot.com.
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by James Freeman Clarke
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LibriVox recording of Three Essays By James Freeman Clarke by James Freeman Clarke. Read in English by David Wales Three diverse essays on souls in animals, a comparison of Buddhism and Christianity, and individualism in religion. Born in Hanover, New Hampshire, James Freeman Clarke attended the Boston Latin School, graduated from Harvard College in 1829, and Harvard Divinity School in 1833. Ordained into the Unitarian church he… soon threw himself into the national movement for the abolition...
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by Bertrand Russell
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LibriVox recording of Mysticism and Logic and Other Essays by Bertrand Russell. Read in English by Landon D. C. Elkind This anthology collects a number of fascinating strands of Bertrand Russell's thought. "Mathematics and the Metaphysicians" details the impact of the 1900 World Congress of Philosophers on Russell's development and the hope that new methods in mathematics could be applied to the solution of ancient philosophical problems. Many of the subsequent essays show the...
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by Mark Twain
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Book from Project Gutenberg: What Is Man? and Other Essays
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Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/9041
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by John Churton Collins
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LibriVox recording of The Posthumous Essays of John Churton Collins by John Churton Collins. Read in English by Craig Campbell; Larry Wilson; Lucretia B.; Denise Nordell; John Churton Collins was a literary critic who lived from 1848-1908. In 1904 John Collins became professor of English literature at Birmingham University (United Kingdom). He writes about the lives of English and German authors beginning with William Shakespeare (1564-1616) and ending with Alfred, Lord Tennyson(1809-1892). He...
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by Edward Myers
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Most of the student getting fears and problems in essay writing a very factual in addition to are what make it hard for college and university pupils regardless of what topic the student has or which field they are following. There are many online companies whose are offering Essay Writing Service UK at all levels in a well-qualified manner. An extensive range of variable reasons that effect this so it is not quite thinkable to pin the entire thing get down onto just a particular reason that...
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Cratediggers
by Texts from various authors read by Moxie Marlinspike
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1. Work (Anarchy Magazine #59 "Anarchy 101") 2. The Tyranny Of The Clock (George Woodcock) 3. The Decline And Fall Of Work (Raoul Vaneigem) 4. In Praise Of Idleness (Bertrand Russell) 5. The Abolition Of Work (Bob Black)
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by Sir William Osler
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LibriVox recording of An Alabama Student And Other Biographical Essays by Sir William Osler. Read in English by David Wales Here are thirteen biographical sketches of physicians penned by one of the founders of modern medicine, William Osler, published in 1908. "Sir William Osler, one of the best-loved and most influential teachers of his time, was born in Canada in 1849…. Wherever he worked his gifted and unique personality was a center of inspiration… one would like to see his...
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by Alice Meynell
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LibriVox recording of The Spirit of Place and Other Essays by Alice Meynell. Read in English by Larry Wilson; Kate Follis; Kathleen Moore; Eva Davis; Nemo; Michael Fassio; Scotty Smith Alice Meynell was an English essayist, critic, and poet who was also a leading suffragist, serving as vice-president of the Women Writers' Suffrage League. She and her husband Wilfrid Meynell were active in publishing and editing literary works including helping to launch the first works of Francis Thompson,...
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Petroglyph Music
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We welcome Venus Martian to our netlabel. Venus Martian - Essays of the Cosmos Tracklist: 1. Dancing Aurorae in the Heliosheath 2. The Dangers and Marvels of Stellar Exploration 3. A Forest of Rogue Planets 4. Undeciphered Signal 5. Skimming Through the Atmosphere of an Ice Giant 6. Tidal Locking and the Issue of Perennial Darkness Notes: With the exclusion of the first song (Dancing Aurorae in the Heliosheath), and only because it contains an overdubbed track, the album has been recorded as...
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by Mark Twain
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LibriVox recording of What is Man? and Other Essays, by Mark Twain. Read by John Greenman. "What Is Man?", published by Mark Twain in 1906, is a dialogue between a young man and an older man jaded to the world. It involves ideas of destiny and free will, as well as of psychological egoism. The Old Man asserted that the human being is merely a machine, and nothing more. The Young Man objects, and asks him to go into particulars and furnish his reasons for his position. This collection...
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by Andrew Lang
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LibriVox recording of Old Friends, Essays in Epistolary Parody by Andrew Lang. Read in English by BettyB; Kristin Gjerløw; Julia Niedermaier; Diella Noffke; Anna Simon; Kalynda; TriciaG; Crln Yldz Ksr; Larry Wilson; chocmuse; Peter John Keeble; Lynne Thompson; Karishma; Amelia Chesley; Karen Savage; Mike Harris "Every fancy which dwells much with the unborn and immortal characters of Fiction must ask itself, Did the persons in contemporary novels never meet? In so little a world their...
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by victor vazquez
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VÍCTOR VÁZQUEZ "Essays in Idleness" Oblea Ungida 38 mónada ungida 22 " Tsurezuregusa or Essays in Idleness or Notes from Leisure Hours o Apuntes en las Horas de Asueto Rememorar – Tsurezuregusa- para arrojar algo de luz -ahora que me invaden las certezas de los sueños y las ensoñaciones de vigilia-, sobre algunos aspectos, y cualquier finalidad, si es que la hubiera, de este trabajo que me ocupa. Lo comencé, hace veinte años, con la clara intención de hacer una...
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Listen to Dr. Joseph’s popular talk at the 2009 National Association of College Admissions Counselors (NACAC) conference: “Communicating their stories: Helping students write powerful college essays”
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by Deborah Evans
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Booktalk by librarian Deborah Evans on Lee Zacharias' essay, Buzzards, published in The Best American Essays, 2008. Also referenced is an article on the state of essay writing from the July/August 2008 Utne Reader.
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Project Gutenberg
by Mark Twain
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Book from Project Gutenberg: How to Tell a Story and Other Essays
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Source: https://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/9025
Podcasts
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http://malaysia.writemyessay.biz - Howdy! Today we will talk about Malaysia essays, we prepared a list of the best essay writing tips for your essay, just listen to this podcast.  For more details visit site.
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LibriVox recording of The Democracy of the Constitution, and other Addresses and Essays by Henry Cabot Lodge. Read in English by Colleen McMahon; Michael Fassio; aniroo; Tori Faulder; Bill Mosley Henry Cabot Lodge was a popular American Senator from Massachussetts. He did not only make a name for himself as a politician, but also as an essayist, combining his personal experience as Senator with a study of the philosophical and historical background of this profession. The essays in this volume...
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by Vassals of Kingsgrave
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The Vassals return to the Tower of the Hand to address the state of the realm. Join Duncan (Valkyrist), Sara (DrBlood) and Wilson (WanderingProphet) for a review of  A Hymn for Spring , a collection of essays on George R. R. Martin’s  A Song of Ice and Fire  series. Essays covered in this podcast include: 09:08 – “Songs and Singers of Ice and Fire” by Amin Javadi 1:03:27 – “The Curse of Harren the Black” by Aziz and Ashaya 1:51:16 – “The Word Is Groleo” by Stefan Sasse...
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by Everything-Voluntary.com
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Episode 016: Join your host Jared as he shares a few his essays on the following topics: The Violence of Voting, Objective Morality, and In-Group Preference. Afterwards, sit a spell and join your host as we listen to a truck rant on the 2020 democratic presidential hopefuls, (and yes, he knows AOC isn't really running, it's all in fun). 'Murica!
Topics: voluntaryism, morality, ethics, violence, voting, electoral politics, government, politicians,...
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The first episode of the Essays And Espresso podcast featuring YouTubers Daniel Santos, BoukenJima and Aesir Aesthetics. The guys are talking about all the stuff they played and watched the past week and then pose themselves an essay question: Would you rather play a polished turd or a flawed masterpiece?
Topics: Podcast, Gaming, TV, Movies, Youtube, Video Essays
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by Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Librivox recording of Three Great Virtues - Three Essays by Emerson by Ralph Waldo Emerson. Read by Robert Scott. Faith Hope and Charity ...... In the Language of Emerson these translate as: Self - Reliance, Love, and Friendship. (summary by Robert Scott) For more free audiobooks, or to become a volunteer reader, please visit librivox.org . M4B audio book (96mb)
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by Mark Twain
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LibriVox recording of How To Tell A Story and other essays by Mark Twain. Read in English by John Greenman The complete collection of works using this title. Other versions, including the Project Gutenberg version, have been radically shortened. Mark Twain published several collections of his short stories and essays. This collection, like the others, dramatically demonstrates the eclectic nature of his work and the depth of his humanistic thinking. Each essay stands alone. Listeners will find...
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by Harriet Martineau
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LibriVox recording of Life in the Sick-room: Essays by an Invalid by Harriet Martineau. Read in English by Librivox Volunteers. Thinking she would be ill for the rest of her life, Harriet Martineau wrote these partly autobiographical essays about life in the sickroom. Considered ground breaking, it asserted that the sickroom is the sick person's place and not the doctor's. Sick people were able and willing to decide what is best for them. In England and abroad, people declared that "a sick...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, philosophy, autobiography, essays, health
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During the years of the nuclear tests, the Polynesian population have consumed alimentary products with a strong pollution that was hidden form them. This sanitary information from the French Polynesia was covered by the military service. But today, international statistics from the OMS mention Polynesia has one of the highest rates of thyroidal cancer and leukaemia, and sicknesses are scientifically recognised as radio induced. The inhabitants of the islands near to Muroroa, and particularly...
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The Jamendo Albums Collection
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Volsem - Hell On Earth ((old stuff and first essays) Jamendo Album #072222 Tracklisting: 01 - wrath 02 - now hear the apocalypse 03 - we are living in hell 04 - Brains smashed down 05 - ghost cutting 06 - god 07 - plainte 08 - Hell's bark an little hope destroyed 09 - Monotony of days 10 - only mads left on earth 11 - only ruins to drum 12 - new tribalism 13 - water'speakin' parasite Please read the Readme.txt and License.txt files for important origin and licensing information.